Club Cricket

Bessborough beaten by Harrow St Mary's

Bessborough suffered a sound thrashing at the hands of local rivals Harrow St. Mary’s as for the second year in a row they made their departure from the Royal London Club Championship at the first stage.
26 April 2016

Disappointing start to season for Sale

Search-sponsored Sale made a disappointing start to the 2016 season when they were well beaten by Oulton Park in Vivio Cheshire County League Division One.
26 April 2016

Penkridge Player Profile - Laeq Chishti

Next up is Laeq Chishti, an all rounder from Penkridge's 1st XI, leading them to a comfortable win this weekend over Brewood CC.
26 April 2016

Hyde to take on PCA England Masters in club's biggest fund-raiser yet

Hyde Cricket and Squash Club are preparing for a 'Legends On The Low' T20 match that will be the biggest fund-raising event in the club's history as they take on a PCA England Masters XI.
25 April 2016

Penkridge CC 23rd/24th April Blog

Finally, some cricket to write about! After the 3rd and 4th team games last weekend both fell foul of the weather – the disappointment of which eased a little when we woke up to a covering of snow on the Saturday morning
25 April 2016

Around the Grounds - 25th April

This week's 'Top Tweets' include a video of Lowerhouse's Adam Hugill smashing a six, Holmbridge's delicious looking tea and Geoffrey Boycott presenting an award.
25 April 2016

Around the Grounds - Cricket Season Underway - 18th April

For a large portion of clubs the cricket season is now underway, with many more starting next weekend. Unfortunately, snow and hail played a part in cutting games short, or them not starting at all.
18 April 2016

Malta celebrates 10-day festival of cricket

Marsa Cricket Club hosted nine straight days of cricket with the visits of two senior teams and two renowned cricketing schools from the UK earlier this month.
15 April 2016

Government leads push to safeguard much-loved cricket grounds

Communities Minister Marcus Jones is appealing to cricket lovers in the UK to safeguard cricket grounds and prevent them being sold or altered without the local community having a say.
14 April 2016

Sale receive backing from Duerr's

Sale Cricket Club head into the 2016 season with backing from Manchester-based jam maker Duerr's which will see them link up with the junior section of the club.
13 April 2016

Penkridge CC Pre-Season Blog

Just a few days to the start of the 2016 season, and preparations are well underway. With there being no game for the first or second teams due to a later than usual start to their league season, the third and fourth teams take centre stage on the first weekend (the thirds being afforded a rare opportunity to play a home game at Pillaton).
12 April 2016

Penkridge Player Profile - Kevin Baker

Penkridge CC start a new series, where they feature a player profile each week from any of their teams, and ask all sorts of questions - get to know Kev Baker, writer of their current blog!
12 April 2016

Clubs choose Climate Cover System to 'get the game on'

From grass roots to first-class, clubs are choosing the Climate Cover System from cricket pitch specialists total-play Ltd to 'get the game on' ahead of the 2016 season.
11 April 2016

Farningham CC prepared for 2016

Farningham CC had a successful season off the pitch with the completion of our new outdoor net facility - a huge success and one that will set the club and generations of players up for many years in the future.
7 April 2016

Sharks fail to bite at Marsa CC

Sharks CC from Cambridgeshire were the first touring team to take on Marsa in April but the home side emerged victorious in both matches.
6 April 2016

Around the Grounds - 5th April

This week's 'Top Tweets' include an England fan showing off their signed Andrew Strauss shirt and plenty of hard workers lending a hand at their local clubs.
5 April 2016

Cook, Compton, Winfield set for CricketForce record-breaker

England internationals Alastair Cook, Nick Compton and Lauren Winfield will be on hand to help as NatWest CricketForce is set to break records this weekend (1st-3rd April).
30 March 2016

Joe Gatting and Daniel Poulton join Swardeston

Joining Mark Thomas’s Gibbs Denley East Anglian Premier League champions will be former Sussex and Hampshire batsman Joe Gatting and padding up for the 2nd XI will be South African all-rounder Daniel Poulton.
30 March 2016

Captain's XI level series at Marsa Oval

Last Saturday the second match in the series between the Captain’s XI and the Chairman’s XI commenced under cloudy skies at the Marsa Sports Club Cricket Oval.
30 March 2016

Bowler's day at Marsa Cricket Oval

With the ICC World T20 in full swing in India, the Malta cricketers were also eager to play some cricket at the Marsa Sports Club oval last Saturday.
23 March 2016